He's come from the bottom. His reputation doesn't match up with the person he is. He's a great pick-up for the value at the end of the first. Bruce Irvin is an uncanny physical replica of Von Miller--same height and weight--except without quite the leaping ability. Though Irvin's even a smidgen faster and stronger than last year's combine boywonder who went what, seventh pick? Almost identical forty times--4.53 Miller/4.50 Irvin; IDENTICAL three cone drill--6.70 20 yard shuffle--4.06 Miller/4.03 Irvin Broad jump--126" Miller/123" Irvin But nfl.com lauds Von Miller and his "prototypical size," while denigrating Irvin as having "an undersized frame" playing the same position. It's completely bogus. Bruce Irvin will play so much like Von Miller it will be freakish. Both these guys are physical freaks. NFL Events: Combine Player Profiles - Bruce Irvin NFL Events: Combine Player Profiles - Von Miller Stone Mountain's Bruce Irvin tries to land in NFL *| ajc.com His most recent trouble seems to be incredibly minor. Don't kid yourself if the Pats take a hard look at Irvin for one of our firsts. It's too bad Irving couldn't change his first name to Von, and collect an additional 20 million.